Fractional CMO Services

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Cost Effective

With a vCMO, you only pay for the services that you need on a part-time or project basis. They spend time learning your business on their time and only come to you with valuable proven approaches that will lift your efforts. Using their systems and methods, blended with you already successful product. This is a cost-effective way to access a CMO's expertise without the commitment of a full-time salary.

Strategic Marketing

A Fractional CMO brings a wealth of strategic marketing knowledge and experience to your business. They can help you develop a marketing plan that aligns with your business goals, and execute it with precision. They will work with your team to identify your target audience, create a messaging strategy, and develop a comprehensive way of communicating with your community in a way that engages them.


Work Flexibility

A Fractional CMO can be flexible to your business needs, providing guidance and support as and when required. This means you have access to expert marketing knowledge and experience on your terms. You can engage a Fractional CMO for a specific project, for ongoing support, or for a set number of hours each week or month. This flexibility allows you to access marketing expertise on an as-needed basis.

Objective Perspective

A Fractional CMO can bring an unbiased, objective perspective to your business. They can help you identify blind spots in your marketing strategy and provide a fresh perspective on how to grow your business. As an external consultant. They are not beholden to any internal biases or politics within your business. This allows them to provide objective feedback and insights, leading to improved marketing strategies and better business outcomes.

Want to Drive More Traffic To Your Business?

In today's competitive landscape, having a robust Marketing Strategy is essential. But who guides that strategy? The role of a Chief Marketing Officer is pivotal in steering the direction and ensuring that every marketing effort aligns with the business's goals. At Corethos, our expertise extends beyond just strategy; we help execute impactful Marketing Initiatives that drive quality traffic to your doorstep.

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Our Advantage

We know it; small businesses often work with limited resources and tight budgets, making it challenging to market their products or services effectively. Small businesses can benefit significantly from a Virtual or Fractional CMO because they can access top-notch marketing expertise at a fraction of the cost of a full-time CMO. The company can now leverage marketing leadership, strategic guidance, and tactical execution on an as-needed basis, allowing businesses to scale their marketing efforts without breaking the bank.

A Virtual CMO brings a wealth of experience to the table, having worked with various businesses and diverse industries. They have the knowledge and expertise to collaborate with you to develop a comprehensive marketing plan that aligns with your goals and budget. This includes identifying your target audience, creating a messaging strategy, developing a content plan, and optimizing digital marketing efforts that have the accuracy to improve the overall results in a significantly shorter period.

Small businesses often have fluctuating marketing needs, and a Fractional CMO can provide the flexibility needed to meet these needs. They can work with a company for a specific project, for ongoing support, or a set number of hours each week or month. This means that a small business can access marketing expertise on an as-needed basis without committing to a full-time employee.

One of the most unique and valuable aspects is that a vCMO provides an objective perspective on a business's marketing efforts. They are not tied to any internal biases or politics within a company, allowing them to provide unbiased feedback and insights. This can be incredibly valuable to small businesses, as it can help identify areas for improvement, leading to better marketing strategies and business outcomes. We know that often it's hard to be in the middle of running the business, and as business leaders, we need help to see the forest through all the trees. This new and fresh perspective is a very significant advantage.

 Our focus is you, and that's our advantage.

Our Industries

Small Business

CorEthos is a business development firm that provides both strategy consulting and business development services. We help your small businesses grow and improve on the ideas you started with. Helping others is what we enjoy most. Let us help you get where you want to go now that you have some people who believe in what you've created.

Consumer Products

At CorEthos, we believe that sustainability is the key to long-term success for any business. We offer strategy, planning, and consulting services to help companies develop a sustainable business model that will thrive in today's competitive market. Whether you're looking to scale an existing product, develop a new one, or enter a new market altogether – we help pave the path.

Emerging Technologies

CorEthos is a solutions provider, supplying business and technology services with creative solutions to their venture obstructions.  Our key services include strategic consulting, business development, and planning for emerging technologies such as IoT & IIoT, Robotics & Drones, Cloud computing, and other emerging technologies. From market segmentation and research to sales operations and strategy, CorEthos has your back. Contact us today for a free discovery session. We'd love to learn more about your business.

Service Buisnesses

Your product is your service; how do you differentiate? Most profitable strategies are built on differentiation: offering customers something they value that competitors don’t have. But most companies seeking to differentiate themselves focus their energy only on their services. Whether you're a travel and hospitality company or in the trades, a service company has the opportunity to differentiate itself at every touchpoint; that's where we come in.

“It's just more rewarding to do things in a supportive environment.”

Alan Mulally

Tailored Fractional CMO Services


Lead Generation

Unlock the potential of targeted outreach with our Lead Generation services. We identify, engage, and nurture potential customers, turning prospects into loyal clients. Let us bridge the gap between your business and its next success story.


Website Development

Your website is the digital face of your business. Our Website Development team crafts user-friendly, responsive, and visually appealing sites that not only represent your brand but also optimize user experience, ensuring visitors turn into customers.


SEO Strategies

Visibility is key in the digital realm. Our SEO experts optimize your online presence, ensuring your business ranks higher on search engines. Drive organic traffic, reach a wider audience, and establish your brand's authority online.



A strong brand is more than just a logo; it's an identity. Our Branding services delve deep into your business's essence, crafting a unique and memorable brand image that resonates with your target audience and stands out in the market.


Marketing Automation

Streamline, optimize, and automate your marketing efforts with our Marketing Automation solutions. From email campaigns to customer relationship management, we ensure consistent and personalized communication, nurturing leads and enhancing customer engagement.


Marketing Operations

Streamlining and optimizing the processes, technologies, and resources that support marketing activities. This includes managing marketing technology stacks, ensuring data quality, overseeing lead management, and measuring ROI on marketing investments.


Analytics & Reporting

Harnessing the power of data to drive decision-making. This involves setting up and monitoring key performance indicators (KPIs), utilizing advanced analytics tools to gather insights, and producing comprehensive reports that offer a clear view of marketing performance. Through detailed analysis, Fractional CMOs can identify trends, measure campaign effectiveness, and provide actionable recommendations to refine marketing strategies and maximize ROI.


Content Management

Crafting a cohesive plan for creating, distributing, and managing content that resonates with the target audience and aligns with business goals. This involves understanding audience needs, mapping out content topics and formats, establishing a content calendar, and measuring content performance. A Fractional CMO ensures that every piece of content, whether it's a blog post, video, infographic, or social media update, serves a specific purpose and adds value to both the audience and the brand.


Vendor & Agency Management

Navigating the complex landscape of external partners to ensure seamless collaboration and optimal results. This involves selecting the right vendors and agencies, negotiating contracts, setting clear expectations, and monitoring performance. A Fractional CMO acts as the bridge between your business and these external entities, ensuring that all collaborations are in line with your brand's vision, goals, and budgetary constraints.

Why Hire a Fractional CMO?

In today's fast-paced business environment, having strategic marketing leadership is crucial. However, not every company requires or can afford a full-time CMO. A Fractional CMO offers the perfect solution, providing the expertise and insights of a seasoned marketing executive without the full-time commitment.

They bring a wealth of experience, fresh perspectives, and a flexible approach tailored to your specific needs. Whether you're a startup seeking direction, an SME looking to scale, or an established business aiming for a fresh strategy, a Fractional CMO can be the catalyst that drives your marketing efforts to new heights.

How a Fractional CMO Can Help Your Business Grow

Navigating the complexities of modern marketing can be daunting. Enter the Fractional CMO: an experienced marketing professional who steps in to provide strategic guidance without the long-term commitment of a full-time executive.

They bring a wealth of knowledge, ensuring that your marketing initiatives are not only innovative but also effective and aligned with your business goals. Whether you're looking to refine your brand's voice, expand your digital presence, or launch a new product, a Fractional CMO offers the expertise and flexibility to drive your marketing endeavors forward.

Answers to Your Questions

What's a Fractional CMO?

A Fractional CMO is an experienced marketing professional who provides strategic marketing leadership to companies on a part-time or contract basis, without the full-time commitment of a traditional CMO.

Why would a company hire a Fractional CMO?

Companies hire a Fractional CMO to access high-level marketing expertise without the cost of a full-time executive, especially when they need strategic guidance for specific projects or periods.

How does a Fractional CMO differ from a traditional CMO?

While both roles offer strategic marketing leadership, a Fractional CMO works on a part-time or project basis, making it a cost-effective option for businesses not ready for a full-time executive.

How does the cost of hiring a Fractional CMO compare to a full-time CMO?

Hiring a Fractional CMO is always more cost-effective than a full-time CMO since you're only paying for part-time or project-based services, avoiding the expenses of a full-time salary and benefits.

Is a Fractional CMO suitable for Start-Ups?

Yes, a Fractional CMO can oversee and execute various marketing initiatives, from branding and content strategy to digital marketing campaigns and analytics.

How long does a typical Fractional CMO engagement last?

Engagements can vary, from a few months for specific projects to longer-term collaborations. It depends on the company's needs and the scope of work.

Will a Fractional CMO work with our existing marketing team?

Yes, a Fractional CMO typically collaborates with existing teams, providing leadership, guidance, and augmenting the team's capabilities.

Can a Fractional CMO help with market research and competitor analysis?

Of course, a Fractional CMO can provide insights into market trends, customer preferences, and competitor activities, helping businesses make informed decisions and craft effective strategies.


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